World – Page 20

  • Stockholm Norvik Port
    News

    Building sustainability at Stockholm Norvik

    2019-08-16T10:41:00Z

    Constructing a new port is a major infrastructure challenge. But in Stockholm, it is also an opportunity to address environmental and climate challenges, says Chloé Farand

  • Port of Long Beach
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    US Port gives US$1.3m for community projects

    2019-08-15T14:23:00Z

    A US port has awarded more than US$1.3m through its community grants programme for 16 proposed projects to improve air quality and energy efficiency at facilities used by the public.

  • Port of St Petersburg
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    Russian port cuts pollution

    2019-08-15T12:54:00Z

    A Russian port operator aims to improve sustainability and reduce pollution by upgrading its environmental protection equipment and modernising environmental facilities.

  • rubbish
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    California community cleans up

    2019-08-14T15:28:00Z

    A California coastal community is preparing to clean up its coastline as part of a traditional environmental initiative.

  • Forth Ports rail service
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    Rail service cuts emissions

    2019-08-07T11:06:00Z

    A trial rail route between two UK ports is to be made permanent to reduce cargo emissions.

  • Virgin Hyperloop One
    News

    Speedy transit with electric hyperloop

    2019-08-06T13:32:00Z

    An electric hyperloop project linking central Pune to a Mumbai port will help cut emissions, take trucks off the road and speed up port operations.

  • Vancouver Fraser Port
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    Global collaboration to reduce ship emissions

    2019-08-06T08:53:00Z

    Canada’s Vancouver Fraser Port has launched several environmental initiatives. Christine Rigby, environmental specialist-air emissions at the port, explains what’s driving them

  • Damen electric tug
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    Electric tug progresses zero-emission goal

    2019-08-05T16:48:00Z

    A New Zealand port authority has ordered an electric port tug as part of its goal to become zero-emission by 2040.

  • greenhouse
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    Conservation partnership champions trees

    2019-07-30T13:03:00Z

    A Middle East port partnership will see the planting of 600 trees to support environmental conservation.

  • 'Traviata'
    News

    UK port welcomes more green vessels

    2019-07-29T15:17:00Z

    ABP''s Port of Southampton is welcoming more environmentally friendly vessels including the new high efficiency ro-ro vessel from Wallenius Wilhelmsen’s HERO class.

  • electric vehicle
    News

    First electric container move from PANYNJ

    2019-07-26T16:12:00Z

    Best Transportation is the first trucking company to move a container from the Port of New York & New Jersey (PANYNJ) using an electric vehicle.

  • Chasewell hybrid vessel
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    Preparing for the hybrid boom

    2019-07-25T13:14:00Z

    UK ports must seize the vessel hybridisation opportunities presented by the UK Clean Air Strategy 2019, says Andy Page, Naval Architect and Managing Director at Chartwell Marine

  • GSC Logistics truck
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    Electric exploration progresses in California

    2019-07-22T12:52:00Z

    A major Port of Oakland freight hauler plans to add two new electric trucks to its operations by October to discover if zero-emission battery-powered tractors can haul cargo containers over highways.

  • Kisumu Port
    News

    Mitigating water hyacinth in East Africa

    2019-07-19T16:39:00Z

    Industrial pollution and siltation on Lake Victoria in East Africa are fuelling the spread of the water hyacinth weed. Shem Oirere looks at how ports are coping

  • Port of Milford Haven
    News

    Welsh port climbs sustainability ladder

    2019-07-18T15:00:00Z

    The Port of Milford Haven has switched its energy provider to enable 100% of its electricity usage to come from renewable sources.

  • Port of Los Angeles
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    LA cuts emissions by reducing vessel speeds

    2019-07-15T13:57:00Z

    The Port of Los Angeles has recognised 28 shipping lines for their participation in its Vessel Speed Reduction Program (VSRP) to help decrease operational emissions.

  • Shorebird habitat
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    Australian ports get behind sustainability reporting

    2019-07-12T11:37:00Z

    Australian ports have cooperated to produce a report which showcases the sustainability initiatives taken by a number of local port companies. By Dave MacIntyre

  • A Seabin in action Photo: Seabin Project
    News

    Seabin helps clean up US waterways

    2019-07-08T09:33:00Z

    The Port of Hueneme is taking action to keep California’s coastline clean through a partnership with the Seabin Project which will result in 1.5 tonnes of marine pollution extracted from local waterways by the end of 2019.

  • Port of Oakland
    News

    Emissions drive sees air quality benefits

    2019-07-03T14:20:00Z

    A major California port operator projects big air quality gains from a three-month-old emissions reduction programme.

  • Port of Long Beach
    News

    Ships slow down for cleaner California air

    2019-06-28T10:28:00Z

    The Port of Long Beach has recognised more than 135 shipping lines for voluntarily participating in its programme offering financial incentives for cargo vessels to slow down near the port to reduce air pollution.